Professional Organizations

Selected Publications About Librarians of Color

  • Barksdale-Hall, Roland C. Navigating the new leadership frontier: African American librarians and service in the 21st century. Urban Library Journal v. 11 no. 2 (Spring 2002) p. 47-60.
  • Dawon, Alma. Celebrating African-American Librarians and Librarianship. Library Trends, (June 2000).
  • Honma, Todd. Trippin’ Over the Color Line: The Invisibility of Race in Library and Information Studies. InterActions: UCLA Journal of Education and Information Studies v. 1 no. 2 (2005) p. 1-26.
  • Kniffel, L. To be black and a librarian: talking with E. J. Josey. American Libraries v. 31 no. 1 (January 2000) p. 80+
  • Speaking of History: The Words of South Carolina Librarians
  • Thornton, Joyce K. African American female librarians: a study of job satisfaction. Journal of Library Administration v. 33 no. 1/2 (2001) p. 141-64.

African-American History Resources

Books by African-American Authors and Related Sites